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The Best of 2017

Morning loves! I can hardly believe another year is almost fully behind us!! Are you just as shocked by this as I am?? While it seemed like this year absolutely FLEW by it’s also carried many incredible memories that will last a lifetime, we had so many firsts this year … such as Leo’s 1st birthday, our first ever Team Jilly tripHayden’s Sip & See … and SO MANY MORE !! I thought it would be fun to share my most favourite blogs of the year with you below which highlight my most cherished memories of 2018. But before we take a look at those, I also want to share my FAVE wardrobe and decor staples of 2017 with you … along with a few must-haves for 2018 that I miiiiight be snagging for myself!!

My Sweater & Outerwear Faves

My Swimsuit Faves

My Dress Faves

Jillian & Justin’s New Project

We FINALLY moved into our home and it was well worth the wait!!

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

Maui Recap: Eating, Sleeping & Chillin’

Our very FIRST family trip to Maui … counting down the days until we’re back!

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

How Mom and I Spent Mother’s Day

Not only was it my very first Mother’s Day but it was also a special mother/daughter weekend for my mom and me in Vancouver!

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

Jillian and Justin: Sharing Our New Reality With You

When we FINALLY got to share our exciting announcement of our Jillian and Justin docuseries with YOU!!! And before you ask … it’s still not available to watch in the States!! ??

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

Justin’s First Father’s Day

A little glimpse into how we spent Justin’s very first Father’s Day!

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How We Celebrated the Premiere of Jillian and Justin

This was such a huge project and we wanted to make sure to celebrate the premiere in style with everyone that was involved and it was a BLAST!!

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Hayden’s Sip & See

What better way to meet little Hayden than getting everyone together for the cutest little Sip & See …

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

Girls Weekend Diary

I spent one entire week this summer with two of my besties, Shannon and Karissa … and Karissa’s mini-me, Hudson (who ended up hitting it off with the man of the house, Leo) and it was the best time ever!

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

Leo’s 1st Birthday

Forget about the balloons, the popcorn arch, 3 layer cake and everything in between … there were SO many special moments and tears from this day that I will cherish forever.

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

A Project Close to Our Hearts: Sam’s Home Reveal

Grab a box of tissues … if you haven’t read this story yet, you will need these!

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

Team Jilly’s 30 Day Hawaiian Weekend

All of the details of Team Jilly’s very FIRST team trip … while it was a quick one, it certainly wasn’t short on adventures, laughs, and memories!

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

Tori’s 40th Birthday Getaway in Whistler

When Tori turned 40 I knew I wanted to do something special for her … so, we rounded up the girls and took off to Whistler!

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

Our Mamas for Mamas Brunch

I remember walking into the Mamas for Mamas space and the ladies wanted to paint the walls and they asked me what paint colour I would recommend. I remember walking around and checking everything out and thinking to myself … there is A LOT more this space needs than just a fresh coat of paint! So without really thinking about exactly HOW this would all unfold, I just told the girls to “leave it with me” and that’s where it all began …

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Mamas for Mamas Renovation Reveal

With a renovation value of over $200K … and 85+ AMAZING donors and sponsors … PLUS  a donation of over $70K to Mamas for Mamas … this was a HUGE and very humbling success for us!!

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What I Learned Travelling to Europe with Leo

That time I took off to Austria with Leo to go visit Sammy, Hayden, and Dustin …

Jillian Harris The Best of 2017

What are some of your most favourite memories from 2017?? Comment below!!

Cheers to a new year!! We’re ready for ya 2018!!



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  1. Happy 2018, Jill, and whole team! Love this recap. Leo’s darling party and Hayden’s gorgeous sip and see.

    Thank you for sharing your life with us and serving up so much inspiration while always keeping it real. This blog has become one of my favorite sites. I especially love the beautiful photos! They give me ideas of places to go, outfits to wear, photos to attempt and activities to try as a family.

    I’d love to read about the 7 fruit trees you guys planted. How cool! I also always welcome more insights into your photo shoots — both professionally and personal shots you’ve learned to take better.

    I appreciate your take on balance too. As a working mom, it’s hard for me to make time for all the important people close to me — husband, my mom, my kids and besties and in-laws. I’d love to learn more about what special things you do to spoil and celebrate your peeps.

    And I’d welcome more from Justin!

    Cheers to 2018! You are so loved!

  2. I just watched a marathon of Love It or List It Vancouver and have a question about the episode with Neil and Randy – Jillian I absolutely love the eyewear you had on in the beginning- the brown tortoise franes. Can you please share on what the frames are – designer and frame/style numbers? They are exactly what I am looking for. Thank you!

  3. Hello
    Can you please share your kitchen cabinet color? I would be forever grateful.
    Thanks so much xo

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